FileWave Updates System Management Software for Mac OS X Version 10.3

Flagship FileWave X 1.5 for Mac OS X Now Manages Latest “Panther” Systems

St. Gallen, Switzerland, Dec. 1, 2003 – FileWave, the leading provider of
Mac OS X systems management software, today announced that FileWave X 1.5
for Mac OS X supports Mac OS X version 10.3, also known as “Panther.”
FileWave X 1.5 for Mac OS X is a solution that enables the distribution and
management of desktop software in enterprise-wide Macintosh networks.

Those enterprises that deployed the fourth and latest generation of Mac OS
X can now efficiently and seamlessly manage corporate software across their
networks. Armed with FileWave X 1.5 for Mac OS X, the system administrator
is able to distribute, configure and maintain all corporate software from
one centralized location. FileWave X 1.5 for OS X version 10.3 has been
certified for Apple’s Hardware Xserve and also supports Apple’s Airport
technology for mobile computing.

“Apple recently rolled out Panther, the newest Mac operating system. Today,
less than one month after that announcement, FileWave is proud to be
shipping an update to our desktop management solution that fully supports
Panther,” said Ben Forsyth, chief executive officer for FileWave (USA).
“This rapid advance exemplifies FileWave’s commitment to support our
enterprise customers worldwide.”

FileWave X 1.5 for Mac OS X consists of the three components: FileWave
XClient, FileWave XServer, and FileWave XAdministrator. FileWave XClient is
lightweight, transparent software that resides on each end-user’s system.
FileWave XServer is the central repository for all data relevant to each
individual user. Filewave XAdministrator is the interface to the FileWave
XServer where the system administrator configures the software to be

About FileWave

FileWave develops, markets, and integrates the software management tools
FileWave and Asset Trustee. These products deploy, monitor, and manage
applications in enterprise network environments based on Apple Macintosh
systems. Customers of FileWave include Nike, Axel Springer (publishers),
and Viacom. For additional information, please visit